Schaum's Outline of Human Anatomy and Physiology: 1,440 Solved Problems + 20 Videos

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McGraw-Hill Professional, May 28, 2013 - Medical - 432 pages
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Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time?

Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's. This all-in-one-package includes more than 1,400 fully solved problems, examples, and practice exercises to sharpen your problem-solving skills. Plus, you will have access to 20 detailed videos featuring Science instructors who explain the most commonly tested concepts--it's just like having your own virtual tutor! You'll find everything you need to build confidence, skills, and knowledge for the highest score possible.

More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.

This Schaum's Outline gives you

  • 1,470 fully solved problems
  • Clear, concise explanations of all human anatomy and physiology concepts
  • A complete review of the human body’s cellular chemistry and structure, tissues, systems, immunity, and reproduction process

Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time–and get your best test scores!

  

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This is the book that would never end, and it's only 186 pages. I've never taken an anatomy course, and I'm not taking one now. My masochistic aim for reading this was to glean information to use for ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to the Human Body
Chapter 2 Cellular Chemistry
Chapter 3 Cell Structure and Function
xiv
Chapter 4 Tissues
xxvii
Chapter 5 Integumentary System
xlii
Chapter 6 Skeletal System
lvii
Chapter 7 Muscle Tissue and Mode of Contraction
lxxxviii
Chapter 8 Muscular System
1
Blood
10
The Heart
23
Vessels and Blood Circulation
41
Chapter 17 Lymphatic System and Body Immunity
55
Chapter 18 Respiratory System
18
Chapter 19 Digestive System
19
Chapter 20 Metabolism Nutrition and Temperature Regulation
20
Chapter 21 Urinary System
34

Chapter 9 Nervous Tissue
23
Chapter 10 Central Nervous System
27
Chapter 11 Peripheral and Autonomic Nervous Systems
28
Chapter 12 Sensory Organs
12
Chapter 13 Endocrine System
30
Chapter 22 Water and Electrolyte Balance
50
Chapter 23 Reproductive System
58
Index
365
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